Seven years after a Fed study exposed just how wide the region’s wealth gap remains, a welcome follow-up is in the works. 4:00 a.m.
It’s a lofty goal, but it can be done. 3:00 a.m.
A modest tax on high-end real estate sales in Boston can make that happen. 2:36 p.m.
The False Claims Act, DOJ’s principal fraud-fighting statute, can be used to back up aggrieved tenants with the strong arm of the federal government. 3:00 a.m.
Without their wisdom, we may all continue to be trapped in a run-around game. 9:54 a.m.
Time after time, we watch speculators swoop in, buy a building (often in cash), and dramatically raise rents or issue mass eviction notices. 2:30 a.m.
It’s critical for state lawmakers to get those federal funds out the door where they can do some good. 4:00 a.m.
In the fight for affordable housing, the Boston City Council has voted to eliminate a potent tool for the NIMBY crowd. 4:00 a.m.